MIAA Massachusetts High School Hockey

Gould Cup Final Notes

Gould Cup Consolation Game
Wednesday, Feb. 20, 5:30 p.m., Hobomock Arena
Previous meeting: Pembroke won, 3-1, on Dec. 27 at The Bog. Last Norwell win: 6-2 on Feb. 19, 2018, in Gould Cup consolation game.

Norwell Clippers (13-4-2, 9-0-1 South Shore League)
Last Gould Cup title: 2015 (won 5-2 vs. Pembroke)
Globe Ranking: N/A | Herald RPI (Div. 3): 21
Goal differential: plus-52 (83-31) | Nonleague differential: plus-2 (19-17)
Seniors-6 Juniors-7 Sophomores-8 Freshmen-2
Streak: Lost 1 (had been 12-0-1 since Jan. 1, lone tie vs. Div. 1 Medford on Feb. 9)
Last game: Lost 4-0 vs. Scituate on Monday
Biggest win: 10-2 at Abington, Dec. 15
Worst loss: 4-0 vs. Scituate on Monday
Record in one-goal games: 1-0 (vs. Bishop Stang in Spartan Cup Final)
If postseason began today…would be No. 5 seed in Division 3 South, would face No. 12 Darmouth
Next game: Friday at Dennis-Yarmouth (1-16-3) on Friday, 1 p.m.

Pembroke Titans (4-14-1, 1-10-1 Patriot League)
Last Gould Cup title: 2017 (tied 2-2 vs. Norwell, won in shootout)
Globe Ranking: N/A | Herald RPI (Div. 2): 36
Goal differential: minus-35 (47-82) | Nonleague differential: minus-7 (19-26)
Seniors-11 Juniors-6 Sophomores-5 Freshmen-4
Streak: Lost 5; 0-7-1 since beating Rockland, 6-3, on Jan. 16
Last game: Lost 4-3 vs. Hanover on Monday
Biggest win: 6-3 at Rockland, Jan. 16
Worst loss: 9-1 vs. Hanover, Jan. 19.
Record in one-goal games: 1-1
If postseason began today…eliminated from postseason contention

Gould Cup Championship Game
Wednesday, Feb. 20, 7:30 p.m., Hobomock Arena
Season series: Hanover leads, 1-0-1. Won 6-3 on Jan. 5, tied 3-3 on Feb. 2. Last win for Sailors: Jan. 18, 2014. Indians are 9-0-2 since.

Hanover Indians (16-2-2, 11-1-1 Patriot League)
First season in Gould Cup
Globe Ranking: 16 | Herald RPI (Div. 3): 1
Goal differential: plus-51 (87-36) | League differential: plus-35 (59-24)
Seniors-10 Juniors-8 Sophomores-6 Freshmen-8
Streak: Won 2 | Last game: Won 4-3 vs. Pembroke on Monday
Biggest win: 9-1 vs. Pembroke on Jan. 19
Worst loss: 3-0 at North Quincy on Jan. 23 (two EN goals for NQ; lost 4-3 vs. Canton on Wednesday)
Record in one-goal games: 1-1
If postseason began today…No. 1 seed in Div. 3 South, would face winner of No. 16 Diman vs. No. 17 Nantucket in first round

Scituate Sailors (10-7-4, 5-5-3 Patriot League)
Last Gould Cup title: 2018 (won 4-1 vs. Norwell)
Globe Ranking: N/A | Herald RPI (Div. 2): 15
Goal differential: plus-16 (60-44) | League differential: plus-8 (41-33)
Seniors-13 Juniors-8 Sophomores-4
Streak: Won 3 (3-0-2 over last four) | Last game: Won 4-0 vs. Norwell on Monday
Biggest win: 9-3 vs. Silver Lake, Dec. 22 & 6-0 at Plymouth South, Feb. 13
Worst loss: 4-0 at Coyle & Cassidy, Jan. 30
If postseason began today…would be seeded No. 10 seed in Div. 2 South, would face No. 7 Wareham/Carver